Quagga Exploits Fixed for Multiple Ubuntu OSes

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http://news.softpedia.com – On October 11th, in a security notice Canonical published details about a Quagga vulnerability for its Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, Ubuntu 11.10, Ubuntu 11.04, and Ubuntu 10.04 LTS operating systems. According to Canonical, Quagga could have been made to crash if it received specially crafted network traffic. Quagga then incorrectly handled certain malformed messages. A remote attacker could have used this flaw to cause Quagga to crash, resulting in a denial of service, affecti... (read more) (General)